Nepal is a geographical country with many high hills and mountains. Thus, Nepal has many famous trekking destinations that are adventurous and challenging. From the trails and terrains reaching to Everest to a normal hilly path, every journey will provide you an amazing experience.
Thus, Nepal is a perfect place for trekking and hiking enthusiasts.
Before going let me give you some ideas about some popular Treks in Nepal. Also, get to know which one your favorite destination and also the right one.
- Everest Base Camp Trekking
To stand opposite the world’s highest mountain- Mount Everest is definitely not a layman job. But still, due to the craze of many adventure-loving people, the Everest Base Camp Trek has become the most famous trek in Nepal. Everest Base Camp Trek is counted in a medium as difficulty wise but walking over 5000m is not an easy task. Though it is provided with great trekking trail and once you reach the top you will be welcomed by excellent mount landscapes.
The best season for this trek is March to May and October to November. There are not any restricted permits here. The accommodation type here is in tea houses and guest houses.
- Annapurna Base Camp Trekking
Annapurna is another famous trekking destination of Nepal. ABC Trekking is easy and sophisticated as compared to EBC trekking. This trek welcomes you with the views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Langtang and Manaslu. This trek is famous for its diverse landscape, terraced field, and Old Gurung Culture. The environment is rich in alpine flora and fauna. It requires about 10 days to complete this journey. Thus, it is a short duration trek great natural magnificence. ACAP and TIMS card are what you require to get there.
- Manaslu Circuit Trekking
Manaslu Circuit Trekking has been popular recently due to its remarkable scenic natural beauty and traditional culture. This trekking is mostly loved by the trekkers who don’t like much crowd and crew. This trek gives you the daunting views of Mount Manaslu, Ganesh Himal Range and even some views of Annapurna Range. Manaslu region is famous for its high altitude glaciers, cultural diversity, and fascinating flora & fauna. This special cultural and natural beauty makes it a favorite destination for trekkers. The overall Manaslu journey is adventuresome and a bit challenging. To experience the charming view of Manaslu region and surrounding Himalaya, you will require three permits (ACAP, MCAP, RAP) as this is a protected region.
- Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking
Kanchenjunga is the next famous trekking destination in Nepal. It can be for the trekkers who love less adventurous and less crowded trekking. But the trek is in high and deep mountain terrain and trails. KBC trekking unfolds the natural beauty guarded by the remote valleys and hidden treasures like lakes, tribal villages, for with variety of flora & fauna. This trek welcomes with the breathtaking view of Kanchenjunga (world’s third highest peak) along with neighboring Frey Peak, Kok Tang, Kabru Peak, Ratong etc. This region is also the home of ethnic Rai and Limbus of Tibetan descent. So, its unspoiled scenic beauty and thrilling adventure are the features that attract the people all around the world.
- Rara Lake Trekking
Rara lake the largest lake of Nepal. This lake is a part of Rara National Park, a precious gift of nature. Belonging to one of the untouched circuits in Nepal, this journey is easy and a good destination for trekking in the west. The trek begins from Jumla and takes you to the off beaten paths to the diverse nature of the beautiful park. Rara is rich in coniferous forest and habitat of many exotic and endangered faunas like black bear and musk deer. This trek is at the elevation of 3200m giving you the view of snow-capped mountains and alpine meadows. Not only the instinctive beauty but also you will get to know the rustic life of local people.
- The Langtang Region
Langtang is the valley of glaciers, stunning combination of natural beauty and diverse local culture. Perhaps may be overlooked by most trekkers for its lower altitude, Langtang offers the variety of stunning panoramic view of mount, majestic waterfall with diverse landscapes and vegetation. It is the moderate level of difficulty taking about 10 days to complete. Hence, Langtang region is one of famous trekking regions for those wishing a short trek into the Himalayas influenced by Tibetan culture.
- Upper Mustang Trekking:
Mustang is really a magical place rich in historical, geopolitical and cultural aspects. The landscapes and culture are unique all over the world. This Upper Mustang Trekking unfolds the hidden world of Old Buddhist Kingdom of Mustang and whole Tibetan empire. This trek is a yearning chance to explore the undisputed culture and lifestyle of the local people. With an altitude over 4000m, the landscape is heavenly amazing with semi-arid desert with deep and rocky valleys with snowy peaks. As this place lies in the special zone, it requires special permits along with ACAP & RAP permits.